Head-On Auto Collision In Lyons, Illinois Kills 2, Injures 3

According to various sources, a head-on collision in suburban Lyons, Illinois has killed two people and seriously injured 3 others. Police were responding to reports of a vehicle heading the wrong-way on a one-way street when the fatal accident occurred at 4:30 a.m.  The vehicles involved included a SUV and car; the accident occurred at 1st …

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Bicycling Safety – Highland Park Illinois

In the June 15 2011 edition of “The Highlander,” (pdf) the monthly publication of the City of Highland Park, there is a section on page 5 titled “Residents Reminded of Proper Bicycle Safety Precautions and Etiquette.” The section is three paragraphs long and speaks of various issues with regard to bicycling safety from a variety …

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Major Highway Car Accidents Caused By Distracted & Inattentive Driving

A TwinCities.com story of June 13 titled “Fatal Wisconsin Crash illustrates dangers faced by inattentive drivers” highlights the perils of distracted driving and accidents that can result from such. The article relates the story of a Wisconsin State Trooper, David Arras, who witnessed a car driven by John Bradshaw crash into a parked bus Arras …

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